If passed, the bill would give up to a $1,500 tax credit to people who buy a new e-bike under $8,000.
I spent a few months tooling around on Rad Power Bikes’ latest model: the RadMission 1. At $US1,099, the RadMission is the company’s most affordable bike to date. It’s overall a great buy, even if it doesn’t have some of the bells and whistles of pricier bikes. Visit Business Insider’s […]
Greyp has announced a line of high-tech electric mountain bikes with price tags up to $US16,999. The company is spun out of EV maker Rimac, which is known for building some of the fastest cars on the planet. Greyp’s G6 e-bikes come with integrated action cameras, a handlebar-mounted computer, internet […]
Super73 is a California-based company that’s been building good-looking, retro-styled electric bikes since 2016. I put the company’s S1 model through its paces to see how good the bike is for getting around New York as the city starts to open up. The quick, sturdy, and fun e-bike took me […]
A high-quality electric bike should be comfortable, have enough range to cover your most common rides, and provide as much motor or pedal assistance as you need. I tested theElectra Townie Go! 7D Electric Bike and liked how it to zips up hills without making me break a sweat, handles […]
Earlier this week Uber and Hyundai unveiled a flying electric car that will become the cornerstone of the upcoming Uber Air fleet. While that’s still a few years off, a more immediate addition to Uber’s offering in Australia will be e-bikes. Uber announced at CES its plan to bring its […]
A Lime bike caught on fire in Seattle last week, as did the company’s warehouse. Fires have plagued the quickly growing micromobility industry, which relies on small electric vehicles to power its fleets of bikes, scooters, and more. A Lime representative said the isolated incident appeared to be caused by […]
Uber is raising prices on its Jump dockless electric bikes in several cities. An hourlong ride on a Jump bike In Providence, Rhode Island, used to cost $US4.10. Under the new pricing structure, it costs $US18. Visit the Business Insider homepage for more stories. It’s going to cost more money […]
Bond Mobility announced Wednesday it raised $US20 million in Series A funding from DENSO’s New Mobility Group, which includes Toyota and Softbank. Bond Mobility cofounder Kirt McMaster was ousted as CEO of his last startup, Cyanogen, in the wake of reports the company exaggerated its success and misled investors. McMaster […]
Lyft has pulled thousands of electric pedal assist bikes from the streets of New York, Washington D.C. and San Francisco, the company said. Streetsblog New York reported the pedal-assisted bikes first began disappearing from the Citi Bike map in New York over the weekend. DC’s Capital Bikeshare and San Francisco’s […]
California-based Vintage Electric builds electric bikes that are styled to resemble old-time motorcycles. The company recently updated its Tracker line of bikes. Vintage Electric let me borrow a Tracker S, which is good for up to 75 miles on a single battery charge. I was extremely impressed with the looks […]
Uber-owned Jump Bikes sent an email to users announcing the launch of a subscription service called Jump+, according to the Financial Times. At $US11.99 a week, the subscription would work out at more than $US600 a year, making it as expensive as buying an e-bike. Uber says Jump+ is not […]
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